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2021
May
03,
2021
| 17:20 PM America/New_York
Mental health challenges rose throughout the pandemic for younger adults. Let’s ensure they come out the other side healthier and more resilient. ...
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April
30,
2021
| 08:56 AM America/New_York
Here’s what experts say fully vaccinated people can and can’t do – and why. ...
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April
28,
2021
| 16:19 PM America/New_York
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advise that pregnant women should get the COVID-19 vaccine as soon as the vaccine is available. There is currently no evidence that antibodies formed from COVID-19 vaccination cause any problem with preg...
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April
28,
2021
| 16:01 PM America/New_York
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advise that it is safe for breastfeeding mothers to continue breastfeeding after getting the COVID-19 vaccine. Breastfeeding is also safe if the mother was vaccinated during the pregnancy.Original Air Da...
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April
28,
2021
| 11:48 AM America/New_York
This is our shot to stop COVID-19. Communities of color have been devastated by COVID-19. Minority communities continue to experience much higher rates of infection and hospitalization from the virus. A long history of health care inequality and barr...
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April
27,
2021
| 16:13 PM America/New_York
Looking at electronic devices for too long can cause eye problems, but it’s probably not because of blue light. ...
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April
07,
2021
| 13:35 PM America/New_York
COVID-19 vaccines do not change or interact with your DNA in any way. The vaccines teach our bodies to make antibodies that protect us from getting infected if the real virus enters our bodies. Original Air Date: Tuesday April 6th, 2021Download trans...
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April
07,
2021
| 13:23 PM America/New_York
Studies found that the two initial vaccines are both about 95% effective — and reported no serious or life-threatening side effects.The vaccines were created with a method that has been in development for years, so the companies could start the vacci...
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April
07,
2021
| 13:11 PM America/New_York
People who are vaccinated still need to practice infection prevention precautions. Keep your mask on, and continue staying at least 6 feet from people outside your household, until further notice. Vaccines do not stop the coronavirus from entering yo...
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April
07,
2021
| 13:01 PM America/New_York
Those with severe allergies should talk to their doctor before getting vaccinated for COVID-19. Most people with severe allergies are encouraged to get vaccinated. You may be asked to remain at the vaccination site for 30 minutes for observation.Orig...
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April
07,
2021
| 11:57 AM America/New_York
You should be vaccinated regardless of whether you already had COVID-19. Experts do not yet know how long you are protected from getting sick again after recovering from COVID-19. It is possible—although rare—that you could be infected with the virus...
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April
07,
2021
| 11:43 AM America/New_York
You may have mild or moderate side effects after getting vaccinated. These are normal signs that your body is building protection. Common side effects are pain, redness, and swelling in the arm where you received the shot, as well as tiredness, heada...
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April
07,
2021
| 11:07 AM America/New_York
While some people that receive the vaccine may develop symptoms as their immune system responds, remember that this is common when receiving any vaccine and not considered serious or life-threatening. You cannot get COVID-19 infection from the COVID-...
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April
05,
2021
| 16:58 PM America/New_York
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield New Jersey (BCBSNJ) and State government are teaming up to close the gaps in care for members and residents in need. ...
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March
31,
2021
| 12:12 PM America/New_York
Dr. Cynthia Paige, a leading Black physician, says the vaccine can protect our families and our community. ...
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March
29,
2021
| 08:30 AM America/New_York
A new town hall series to reveal the dangers of prescription painkillers for NJ’s high school athletes ...
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March
22,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
One Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (BCBSNJ) member explains how an extraordinary customer service experience helped him navigate a complex health care system. ...
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March
16,
2021
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
Before you get your shot, get the facts. ...
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March
16,
2021
| 15:11 PM America/New_York
Some people get side effects. Some don’t. Either way, there’s no reason to worry about your level of protection. ...
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March
15,
2021
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
As a champion of better health care quality, affordability, and experience for the Horizon BCBSNJ's members, Conlin built relationships and trust.  ...
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March
09,
2021
| 17:06 PM America/New_York
See how Horizon’s Privacy Center of Excellence is working to protect members’ most sensitive information ...
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February
23,
2021
| 09:46 AM America/New_York
Online myths about the vaccines have been alarming women about their ability to get pregnant and breastfeed. We’re here to debunk them. ...
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February
23,
2021
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
Four things every woman should know about caring for their hearts during these stressful times ...
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February
19,
2021
| 15:34 PM America/New_York
When does a loved one’s eating behaviors turn into a serious mental health condition? Find out. ...
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February
08,
2021
| 14:47 PM America/New_York
And what does this tell us about disease severity and more? Here’s what new research reveals. ...
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February
01,
2021
| 16:53 PM America/New_York
For 25 years, The Partnership for a Drug-Free New Jersey and Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey have been working collaboratively to address the issue of substance abuse in the state of New Jersey. Angelo Valente, Executive Director, Partne...
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February
01,
2021
| 16:47 PM America/New_York
It’s never too early to start talking to kids about the dangers of drugs and alcohol. Dr. David Buch, Medical Director, Horizon Behavioral Health, offers advice to parents about how and when to start an open and honest dialogue about drugs and alcoho...
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February
01,
2021
| 16:21 PM America/New_York
Medication-Assisted Treatment is a powerful tool for treating Opioid Use Disorder. Dr. Gail Reilly, N. J. State Medical Director, Eleanor Health, discusses how using medications in combination with counseling, and behavioral therapy techniques is an ...
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February
01,
2021
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Dr. Alexis LaPietra, Chief, Pain Management/Addiction Medicine at St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center in Paterson, New Jersey created the Alternatives to Opioids Program (ALTO), which focuses on finding a solution to the prescription opioid crisis w...
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February
01,
2021
| 12:16 PM America/New_York
Double-masking may be better at blocking COVID-19, new research suggests. Here’s what you need to know. ...
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